A FLASH FLOOD WATCH will go into effect on Tuesday afternoon for most of Southern Colorado. Daytime heating and moisture will combine with a disturbance moving through Colorado to develop numerous thunderstorms. Any one of them will be more than capable of producing very heavy rain. Burn scars and areas that have seen recent heavy rain will be under the greatest risk for flash flooding. The 11 Breaking Weather Team will be tracking this threat all day for you.
It's just a signature away from becoming law - that's new restrictions on how much ammunition a magazine can hold.
State lawmakers have passed the bill that limits ammunition magazines to 15 rounds.
Governor Hickenlooper said he plans to sign it.
He legislature is still debating several other measures related to gun control.
We're keeping track of those measures and will let you know what happens.
Meanwhile, a federal ban on assault style weapons and ammunition clips is moving forward in the senate.
The controversial ban was approved today by a senate committee in a narrow vote.
The fate of the measure is uncertain. Lawmakers may not have the votes needed to pass the bill.
It will ban 157 different gun models and ammunition magazines containing more than 10 bullets.